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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Ethan Frome going at the start of Chapter 1?
(a) Ethan is walking to the church in town to pick up his wife's cousin.
(b) Ethan is walking to the church to escort Mattie and Michael Eady back to town.
(c) Ethan is walking back to the farm to find his wife's cousin.
(d) Ethan is going a neighboring town to seek a doctor for his wife.
2. Wharton compares the darkened farmhouses to ________________.
(b) Haunted houses.
3. The Fromes take Mattie into their home because ____________________________________.
(a) Zeena feels compassion for Mattie's position.
(b) Zeena refuses to do housework now that she is married.
(c) Zeena's doctor has recommended she get help with the housework.
(d) Ethan insists they help Mattie.
4. Why is Zeena still awake when Ethan and Mattie arrive at home?
(a) She claims she felt so mean she could not sleep.
(b) She claims she was jealous of Mattie and Ethan.
(c) She claims she was worried about them in the storm.
(d) She claims she was too cold to sleep.
5. Why does Ethan hide outside the church when waiting for Mattie?
(a) He is afraid to enter the church because he does not know anyone.
(b) He is waiting to see if she will accept Eady's marriage proposal.
(c) He does not know where Mattie is.
(d) He is waiting to see if she is going to ride home with her friends.
Short Answer Questions
1. How has Mattie changed her appearance for Ethan?
2. Ethan is intimidated by Michael Eady because _________________________.
3. Which of her partners offers Mattie a ride home?
4. Ethan is please to find that ______________________________.
5. When Zeena opens the door, Ethan is surprised by _______________________.
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